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'The driver took out a grenade - I shouted, stop!'

Soldier injured in grenade blast that killed two comrades communicates with parents while on life support; investigation still ongoing.Tal Polon, 7/18/2016, 4:51 PM

IDF warns soldiers against new Pokemon game

IDF tells soldiers that Pokemon Go is not to be used on military bases due to security concerns.Elad Benari, 7/15/2016, 5:15 AM

Ex-IDF Chief of Staff: I regret nothing

Ex-IDF Chief of Staff Dan Halutz: If I had the chance, I would engage the Second Lebanon War again.Rachel Kaplan, 7/14/2016, 11:21 PM

They traded supper for kitbags and uniforms

Leaving their homes and families, members of the Regev Battalion reservists trained for a week in honor of their country.Ido Ben Porat, 7/14/2016, 6:36 PM

Two immigrants' struggle to join the IDF

Felipe Rodriguez and Navon Kaplan, two olim hadashim, refuse to give up on their dream of serving in the IDF.Yoni Kempinski, 7/14/2016, 6:15 PM

Beard crisis: 'Religious soldiers in a dilemma'

Rabbi Avi Shayish, divisional IDF chaplain, explains how army's unresolved beard crisis is causing problems for religious soldiers.Benny Tucker, 7/14/2016, 4:44 PM

Released from IDF for 'very bad behavior'

After 170 days in military prison, Ta'ir Kaminar is released from IDF service - but not as a 'conscientious objector'.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky, 7/14/2016, 2:16 PM

Rabbi Druckman: It's pure libel

Rabbi Haim Druckman applauds the strengthening religious establishment, in light of the media storm surrounding IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal KarimRachel Kaplan, 7/13/2016, 2:10 PM

'One of you will be the 1st female Chief of Staff'

Prime Minister at event honoring female soldiers of the IDF: 'our female fighters have influence far beyond the borders of Israel'.Chezki Baruch, 7/12/2016, 10:21 PM

IDF appoints Druze officer to head Medical Corps

Colonel Dr. Badar Tarif - soon to be Brigadier General - will be the first Druze officer to hold the senior position.Ari Soffer, 7/11/2016, 8:46 PM

New Chief Military Rabbi appointed

Rabbi Eyal Moshe Karim, former paratroopers commander and author of a book on Jewish military law, will be the next Chief Military Rabbi.Ido Ben Porat, 7/11/2016, 5:31 PM

Family of Hevron soldier calls on public for help

Mother of Elor Azariya urges Israeli public: help bring my son home, the State has abandoned him, it's been 3 months since he's been here.Reut Hadar, 7/10/2016, 10:30 PM

Hevron activist: IDF commanders betraying soldiers

Baruch Marzel criticizes outgoing commander of the IDF's Judea Brigade who testified against soldier Elor Azariya.Eliran Aharon, 7/8/2016, 2:09 AM

Azariya's comrade: I didn't feel danger of a bomb

Fellow soldier testifies at trial for Elor Azaria, who shot neutralized terrorist, denies there was fear of bomb but thanks Azariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2016, 8:07 PM

Saving our soldiers - psychologically

Researchers from Tel Aviv University team up with the IDF and US Army to develop a computer game to prevent PTSD.Rachel Kaplan, 7/6/2016, 3:41 PM

Sparks fly at trial of Elor Azariya

Ambulance driver filmed kicking terrorist's knife closer to him after shooting takes the stand, is grilled by prosecutors.Yoni Kempinski, 7/5/2016, 3:21 PM

Lapid denies he's giving up on drafting haredim

Yesh Atid head confronted after saying the haredi draft won't be on table for next gov. Says it's because he thinks Court will decide first.Hezki Baruch, 7/5/2016, 1:13 PM

Gantz chauffeurs his old driver to his release

Former IDF Chief of Staff surprises his old driver to take him to be released from the army.Reut Hadar, 7/5/2016, 11:11 AM

IDF commander jailed for inviting rapper to party

Company commander spent a week in military prison after surprising troops with appearance of nationalist rapper 'The Shadow.'Ido Ben-Porat, 7/4/2016, 7:39 PM

9 Israelis rescued from Ramallah

Group of nine Israeli leftists who enter Ramallah intentionally attacked with firebombs and rocks, escape without injury.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2016, 11:14 PM

IDF to form new haredi paratrooper unit

Multi-year Gideon plan leads to significant changes in IDF policy.Kobi Finkler, 6/29/2016, 2:46 PM

Watch: IDF infantry, navy, air force, drill

Exercise involving all military branches ended today. Watch compiled footage of the actionArutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 4:11 PM

Photos: IDF, American military hold joint exercise

78 American soldiers take part in join exercise with IDF at the Lod Industrial area in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 1:15 AM

IDF probes who ordered soldiers' Google formation

Video of soldiers at Israeli air base lining up to spell 'Google' in honor of Eric Schmidt's visit draws ire; 'Soldiers shouldn't do this.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 2:30 PM

Israel to receive first F-35 fighter jet today

IDF to take possession of the first F-35 exported from the US this afternoon. Arutz Sheva will have live coverage.Kobi Finkler, 6/22/2016, 9:13 AM

Army opens investigation into Route 443 shooting

IDF launches official probe into incident in which soldiers responding to attack accidentally killed innocent Arab bystander.Ido Ben-Porat, 6/21/2016, 6:39 PM

Request: Don't make names of witnesses public

Military prosecution asks court to prohibit the publication of the names of officers who are supposed to testify in Elor Azariya trial.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 6/21/2016, 12:15 AM

Watch: IDF jeep attacked with firebombs

Arabs throw firebombs at an IDF jeep near Hevron. Miraculously, the soldiers were unharmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 1:12 AM

Experts: Tank returned by Russia is the wrong one

Military expert say tank from battle of Sultan Ya’akov and returned by Russia was not the one from which three IDF soldiers were abducted.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/18/2016, 1:31 AM

IDF officer reprimanded for 'tribute' shelling

Lt. Col. Neriya Yashuron to be reprimanded, but won't face trial, for ordering troops to fire at empty building in tribute to slain comrade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 2:02 PM

Netanyahu: We look after our soldiers

Netanyahu awards commendation for bravery to Dr. Regina Fikman, who served as a medical officer during Operation Protective Edge.Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2016, 6:43 AM

Israel reveals top-of-the-line equipment in France

Products include tunnel-clearing robots, radio-based drone destroyers, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2016, 2:20 PM

IDF relaxes closure on hometown of Tel Aviv gunmen

Army relaxes restrictions on residents entering and exiting Yatta, near Hevron, as Shavuot security measures lifted.Ari Soffer, 6/13/2016, 9:41 AM

Watch: Home of Dafna Meir’s killer demolished

IDF forces demolished the home of the terrorist who murdered Dafna Meir in her Otniel home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2016, 9:21 PM

IDF imposes closure on Judea-Samaria

Palestinian Arab entry into Israel will not be allowed during Shavuot with the exception of humanitarian cases.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2016, 12:13 AM

IDF to send hundreds more troops to Judea-Samaria

In response to deadly Tel Aviv shooting, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman tells reporters he doesn't intend to 'make do with words.'Ari Soffer, 6/9/2016, 1:45 PM

IDF rejects claims of 'second executed terrorist'

Army flatly rejects radical group's claims based on Arab witnesses, after the group previously instigated Elor Azariya's trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2016, 12:08 PM

Officer tear gassed soldiers' tent 'out of love'

Paratroopers platoon commander on trial for throwing tear gas grenade into tent to punish sleeping soldiers.Matt Wanderman, 6/5/2016, 9:23 PM

Watch: Israel's amazing new APC can't be stopped

New Engineering Namer variant could prove crucial in future guerrilla warfare; capable of constructing bridges over obstacles.Kobi Finkler, 6/2/2016, 11:52 AM

Paratroopers ordered to hide in Jerusalem

Paratrooper recruits told on police orders to close bus curtains at Damascus Gate en route to Kotel ceremony; 'did we liberate Jerusalem?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2016, 9:06 AM

Liberman strikes dovish tone in first IDF meeting

'Pragmatic' Avigdor Liberman strikes notably dovish tone in first meeting with army's top generals.Hezki Baruch, 5/31/2016, 6:33 PM

IDF bars soldiers from protesting on social media

Special committee makes social media protest tantamount to real-life political protest, and punishable by military law.Tova Dvorin, 5/30/2016, 8:57 AM

Israeli women on the front line against ISIS

NBC News covers Caracal Battalion in southern Israel preparing for confrontation with ISIS 'Sinai Province' in Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 2:37 PM

Watch: IDF nabs Jerusalem bus bombing cell

Video shows pre-dawn raids in which Hamas terror cell behind April attack captured - preventing other deadly attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 1:34 PM

Israel returns body of terrorist shot by Azariya

PA-based media reports that Israel had returned the body of Abdel-Fattah al-Sharif, the terrorist who was shot by IDF soldier in Hevron.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/27/2016, 10:03 PM

IDF successfully tests 'Iron Dome of the Sea'

Naval missile defense system, based on Iron Dome system, to provide crucial defense of Israel's offshore assets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2016, 6:26 PM

'The IDF is united to defend Israel'

IDF Chief of Staff visits pre-military academy in Eli, Samaria, to stress social unity and military values according to Jewish ethics.Oranit Etzer, 5/18/2016, 7:48 AM

Former intelligence chief: Let IDF officials speak

INSS head Amos Yadlin backs Ya'alon's call on IDF officers to publicly express their views.Uzi Baruch, 5/17/2016, 4:44 AM

Ethiopian soldiers more likely to commit suicide

Statistics also reveal that soldiers with previous psychiatric diagnoses are less likely to commit suicide.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 4:50 PM

'Why shouldn't religious Jews lead the army?'

Yesha Council head and Lt. Col. in reserves Shilo Adler takes senior journalist to task for warning that religious are 'taking over' IDF.Eliran Aharon, 5/16/2016, 8:07 AM

Netanyahu, Ya'alon spar over officers' comments

Netanyahu summons his Defense Minister for an urgent meeting after he called on senior IDF officers to voice their opinions no matter what.Nitsan Keidar, 5/15/2016, 11:39 PM

Poll: Jews proud of IDF, Arabs proud of police

Independence Day survey reveals interesting results, with Arab Israelis showing more pride in government, and police - but not army.David Rosenberg, 5/12/2016, 10:42 AM

Israeli-American soldier posthumously awarded

Tuvia Yanai Weisman honored by the Israel Defense Forces for bravery during a terrorist attack in Shaar Binyamin.JTA, 5/12/2016, 3:36 AM

Netanyahu: Deputy CoS incident is behind us

PM says incident surrounding Deputy Chief of Staff Yair Golan’s comments on Yom Hashoah is behind him.Nitsan Keidar, 5/10/2016, 3:46 AM

Soldier collapses during exercise

IDF soldier collapses while carrying out physical exercise near Tel Aviv. He has been evacuated to a hospital and is in serious condition.Uzi Baruch, 5/9/2016, 2:43 PM

'PA envoy likening soldiers to Nazis concerning'

State Department: PA UN envoy’s likening of Israeli soldiers confronting stone throwers to Nazis is concerning.JTA, 5/9/2016, 4:09 AM

Arrest of fake 'haredi' draft-dodger triggers riot

Haredi extremists clash with police over arrest of 'haredi yeshiva student' detained after drunken brawl in Eilat.Haim Lev, 5/8/2016, 6:09 PM